Awards Shortlist 2022


Congratulations to the shortlisted entrants!

"It has been an exciting few weeks for the judges reviewing all the entries to This Can Happen Awards 2022. We have seen a jump in quality over last year as it is evident more organisations are learning how to address mental health positively. It has also be impressive to see the range of industries submitting entries. Congratulations to those that have made the shortlist. We are looking forward to choosing the winners soon and celebrating with the shortlisted and winning teams and individuals in person next month." 

Toni Graves, Global Head of Reward and Wellbeing, Allen & Overy and This Can Happen Awards Jury Chair


Best Adaption to working through Covid

  • BMS Group Ltd
  • Ogilvy UK
  • Royal Academy of Engineering
  • Fujitsu
  • Medtronic India

Best Mental Health in the Workplace Strategy - Large Company

  • Experian
  • Lendlease Europe Limited
  • Mizuho International and Mizuho Bank

Best Mental Health in the Workplace Strategy - Multinational Implementation

  • Experian
  • Accenture UK
  • HSBC
  • MRL Consulting Group

Best Mental Health in the Workplace Strategy: SME

  • Acacia Training Ltd
  • Omexom UK and ROI
  • Clear Channel UK
  • MRL Consulting Group
  • Schroders Personal Wealth

Best New Workplace Approach to Mental Health

  • Avanade
  • Chipper Cash
  • Havas Group
  • NEOM
  • Unipart Group Ltd
  • Mercedes-Benz Cars UK Limited

Best Targeted Mental Health Initiative

  • Accenture UK
  • ITV
  • dunnhumby
  • Ogilvy UK
  • Santander UK
  • C Space

Employee Network of the Year

  • dunnhumby
  • Enterprise Rent-A-Car
  • Intuit UK
  • Lloyds Banking Group
  • HSBC
  • The Burnt Chef Project

HR/D&I/Wellbeing Team of the Year

  • Motability Operations Ltd
  • Santander UK
  • Wave Utility


Mental Health Consultancy Award

  • Fortis Therapy & Training
  • Let's Reset
  • Mental Health at Work CIC

Product Impact Award

  • Chasing the Stigma
  • Tough Cookie
  • Ripple Suicide Prevention
  • Thrive: Mental Wellbeing

Most Inspiring Employee of the Year

  • Carl Wales, Wates Group
  • Sally Orange, Army Cadet Force
  • Tamara Chisanga, Ogilvy

Most Inspiring HR Leader of the Year

  • Carolyn Cole, Construction Testing Solutions
  • Kelly Hartman, Chipper Cash
  • Mellener Anne Coelho, Northern Trust
  • Ryan Hopkins, Finastra

Most Inspiring Senior Leader of the Year

  • David Davenport-Firth, Ogilvy
  • Emma Flaxman, PHD Media
  • Jed Khan, Avanade
  • Kris Hall, The Burnt Chef Project

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My six page word doc of notes is a testament to how insightful and significant the event was! Thank you #TCH19.

Amy Priest, Wellbeing, Diversity & Inclusion – Mental Health Lead, Experian

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